Local fighter squadron’s homecoming delayed due to weather

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Blacklions Super Hornet Fighter Jet

170625-N-JC445-015 MEDITERRANEAN SEA (June 25, 2017) An F/A-18F Super Hornet attached to the “Blacklions” of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 213 prepares to land aboard the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77). George H.W. Bush, part of the George H.W. Bush Carrier Strike Group, is conducting naval operations in the U.S. 6th Fleet area […]

A local fighter squadron’s homecoming has been delayed due to a winter weather system expected to hit the region.

The “Blacklions” of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 213 were slated to land Wednesday at Naval Air Station Oceana. That homecoming has been pushed back to Thursday morning.

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